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Collections > Sculpture > Charles X, King of France
Charles X, King of France
Bronze bust of Charles X, attributed to Francois Jacques Bosio. Fleshy face turned slightly to the right. Above the fur mantle is a cravat, knotted at the neck and displaying a deep lace border. A collar with a shell pattern and a chain with fleurs-de-lys and circles rest on the mantle. The order of the St. Esprit is worn left of centre low down on the bust.
Height: 76.8 cm.
Artist / Maker: Francois-Joseph Bosio (1768-1845)
Object Type: bust
Period: Charles X
Actual Date: c1825
Century: 19th century
Museum Accession Number: Founders/S.104